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what medication is anyone that has Parkinson taking. I don't want to gain weight that will make me more...More
Posted by zach621
Parkinsons and Cough
My Dad was recently diagnosed with PD, even though he had symptoms for last 2 years. Recently he had Pnuemonia...More
Posted by rkster
Chronic UTIs
My moms had a number of UTIs, this past one was more serious. Her urologist mentioned seeing what the common...More
Posted by lajygal
Extreme pain from Parkinson's
My wife has Parkinson’s disease that was diagnosed in May 2007 and now has twisting movements of severe...More
Posted by tcleme2
I had breast cancer and went through chemo, surgery and radiation a year and a half ago. I ended up with...More
Posted by sirquizo
DBS battery died
My dad's dbs battery died last night and of course he went from functional to NOT immediately. He has an...More
Posted by kktine
not sure what I have
shake like crazy...all over. posture is gone. last two months its got-in worse. My regular doctor thinks...More
Posted by wetfisherman

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Shakin' but not Stirred
I am 39 years old and was diagnosed two years ago with PD. I am now trying to do my part to raise awareness...More
Posted by ryanjackson
Merry Christmas
Merry Christmas to each and everyone of you dealing with Parkinson's. This disease can take so much from you if...More
Posted by wmalice
Believe I am having drug reactions to Botox Inject...
The first round of botox May 2012 I was taking melatonin to and valeran root to assist with my...More
Posted by strokesurvivor77
I don't know if this is the place to talk about myself.....if not, please ignore my post..... A few weeks...More
Posted by An_251877
PD & Amyloidosis
My father was diagnosed with PD about 7.5 years ago. The disease was progressing slowly and well managed with...More
Posted by dtnel14
Chemical exposure and Parkinsons
I was exposed to high concentrations of toxic chemicals during my military service 1987-1990 and discharged...More
Posted by mes5159
Short term disability
When should a Parkinson's patient approach work for short term disability and what needs to be done?
Posted by An_259491
Aqua therapy or exercise for advanced stage Parkin...
I have a friend, Don, who is about 67 years old (retired biology professor) who is in advanced stage...More
Posted by josefinajo
Parkinson's Cough
I am new to the forum. My 80 year old mother has been diagnosed with PD. She is going through a phase where she...More
Posted by mrswamy
Spacial problems
I have noticed over the last 8 months or so I no longer can park my car properly. I am always crooked, always...More
Posted by happydsr
Shaking on the inside
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Is shaking on the inside a common feeling? I feel like I have restless leg syndrome in my whole body
I am new
I am new to this whole PD issue. I was just diagnosed and having been having symptoms for a few years. I want...More
Posted by happydsr
who has had DBS for PD treatment and how much did it cost after insurance paid for it?
Posted by bozz6951
just got PD - anywhere I can buy LTC insurance now?
Posted by opsguy1
Throat Discomfort
I am a 46 year old mother, diagnosed some seven years ago with PD. I am managing so far without any...More
Posted by vdillard
Is velvet bean the same as kapikacchu?
I have been reading about kapikacchu (mucuna pruriens). Is this the sane thing? If so, what dose are you...More
Posted by An_258574

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Looking for good information
Hi. My husband was just diagnosed with Parkinson's Dis. and I'm looking for good information about the...More
Posted by marjjane
Poor blood circulation/blood clot (Acute thrombus)...
Hello, My dad (80 years old) has been dealing with Parkinsons for the past 8+ years. He fell down in...More
Posted by rise_above
Possible parkinsons?
Hello everyone, My name is joe and I am 29 years old. I have had a long history of health issues. My biggest...More
Posted by jram303
Early but inconsistent symptoms of PD?
Hello all, For a few months I have been concerned about the possibility I have PD. My concern started...More
Posted by unsureaboutpd
Parkinson's Mis-diagnosis
My father's head shook my entire life. For over 50-years, since he was in a car accident, his head shook side...More
Posted by geoduck
noise sensitivity
I've noticed that I am more sensitive to loud tv, road noise in the car, people talking etc. Makes my ears...More
Posted by jazzyrkj
Cant wake mother in law up this ,morning
Hello, has anyone had trouble waking up ur family member in the morning? Does anyone understands what...More
Posted by bigcats012076

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